Solomon and Bardwell

commenced 1862 – 1874


Two gentlemen with a gold mining company share scrip, Ballarat c.1870 Place made: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: Essex mine appears to have come into difficulties in the late 1860s and this may be the reference
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver carte-de-visite photograph Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: Studio stamp verso in pink ink: 'UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF SOLOMON & BARDWELL PHOTOGRAPHY BALLARAT' 'Ferguson & mitchell Melb Dunedon' 'his Excellency'
Secondary Insc: L.L.Corner in black ink: 'No. 3740' L.L.C. in pink ink: 'Copies may be had on application'
Dimensions: printed image 9.1 h x 5.6 w cm card 9.8 h x 6.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.1042
Subject: Portrait: male